Prilosec and Facial spasm - from FDA reports


Facial spasm is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Prevacid, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Facial spasm with Prilosec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 83,647 people who have side effects when taking Prilosec from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 22, 2017

83,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 8 people (0.01%) have Facial spasm

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prilosec cause Facial spasm?

Gender of people who have Facial spasm when taking Prilosec *:

  • female: 87.5 %
  • male: 12.5 %

Age of people who have Facial spasm when taking Prilosec *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 66.67 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Gastric Disorder (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Depression (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prevacid (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Valtrex (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Neurontin (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Monodox (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Carafate (4 people, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weakness (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Muscle Twitching (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Drooling (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Hypoaesthesia (4 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 86,734 users)

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